Alec Benjamin on stage at the Mod Club Theatre in Toronto on April 14, 2019

Interview: Alec Benjamin on Alessia Cara, John Mayer and Outrunning Karma

(By: Angela McLean) Just a few years ago, pop singer-songwriter Alec Benjamin was hustling his way to future stardom, performing for teenage fans in line to see the likes of Shawn Mendes and Troye Sivan. Now, he’s the artist people are paying to watch, with Benjamin on his second near sell-out tour in six months. His current Outrunning Karma Tour follows the November release of … Continue reading Interview: Alec Benjamin on Alessia Cara, John Mayer and Outrunning Karma

Daniel Caesar, Jessie Reyez, New City win big at Canadian Radio Music Awards

(By: Angela McLean) Each year, in the midst of a bustling Canadian Music Week (CMW), our country’s top emerging artists and the radio stations that play them are honoured at the Canadian Radio Music Awards. This year’s awards were handed out May 10 at the Sheraton Centre Toronto and recognized the industry’s accomplishments through 11 categories including Best New Group or Solo Artist for CHR, … Continue reading Daniel Caesar, Jessie Reyez, New City win big at Canadian Radio Music Awards

Six must-see November concerts in the 6

(By: Mark McKelvie) Toronto is proving to be a busy place when it comes to concerts in November. While you may not have the time, energy or budget to attend them all, below are six of the can’t-miss shows coming to venues around the city. Danny Brown Friday, November 4 The Phoenix Concert Theatre Tickets start at $28 Fresh off the release of his newest … Continue reading Six must-see November concerts in the 6

JUNOs 2016 nominees announced

(By: Josie Mills) As Canadian music continues to make its way up in the world internationally, the nominees for the 45th annual JUNO Awards have been announced today. All eyes are on The Weeknd, Justin Bieber and Drake – three Canadian artists, all who are actually from Ontario, who have dominated the music charts and are now the most nominated artists this year. The Weeknd, … Continue reading JUNOs 2016 nominees announced